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Elizabeth "Betty" F. (Hake) Greif

November 2, 1932 ~ April 8, 2017 (age 84)

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Elizabeth "Betty" F. Greif, 84, passed away on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Hays Medical Center in Hays, Kansas.  She was born on November 2, 1932 to Frank D. & Marie K. (Smith) Hake in Natoma, Kansas.  Betty was one of several children.

Betty graduated from high school in Downs, KS in 1950.   She married Jerome F. Greif and to this union they had seven children.

Betty was a member of the St. Aloysius Catholic Church and a member of the Alter Society.  She operated a child care in her own home.  She babysat for 177 children during her years of child care.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Jerome Francis Greif on June 13, 2008, 4 sisters, 2 brothers & 1 granddaughter, Kristin Ellis.  She is survived by her daughters: Debbie (Donnie) Lundgren of Owasso, OK; Joyce (Kent) Ellis of Russell, KS; Kathy (Larry) Rome of Hays, KS; Linda  (Don) Scott of Eureka, KS; Patty Jalomo of Tuscon, AZ; Shari (Ryan) Geiser of Kearney, NE; son: Bob (Kim) Greif of Thayer, KS; sisters: Doris Hageman of Osborne, KS; Phyllis Roskilley of Carlisle, IA; Marilyn Spurgeon of Bellevue, NE; brother: LeRoy Hake of Downs, KS: 24 grandchildren & 19 great-grandchildren.

Charitable donations may be made to:

St. Aloysius Catholic Church
Osborne KS 67473

 Service Information

Visitation 2-8 PM with Family Present from 5 - 7 PM
April 11, 2017

2:00 PM
Clark-Gashaw Funeral Home
238 No. 1st St.
Osborne, KS 67473

Vigil Service & Rosary
April 11, 2017

7:00 PM
Clark-Gashaw Funeral Chapel
238 N. 1st St.
Osborne, KS 67473

Funeral Mass
April 12, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Aloysius Catholic Church
207 N. Elm
Osborne, KS 67473

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